TY - CHAP A1 - Olga Maria Lage A2 - Ana Patrícia Graça ED1 - Nooruddin Thajuddin ED2 - Dharumadurai Dhanasekaran Y1 - 2016-06-29 PY - 2016 T1 - Biofilms: An Extra Coat on Macroalgae N2 - Algae - Organisms for Imminent Biotechnology will be useful source of information on basic and applied aspects of algae for post graduate students, researchers, scientists, agriculturists, and decision makers. The book comprises a total of 12 chapters covering various aspects of algae particularly on microalgal biotechnology, bloom dynamics, photobioreactor design and operation of microalgal mass cultivation, algae used as indicator of water quality, microalgal biosensors for ecological monitoring in aquatic environment, carbon capture and storage by microalgae to enhancing CO2 removal, synthesis and biotechnological potentials of algal nanoparticles, biofilms, silica-based nanovectors, challenges and opportunities in marine algae, and genetic identification and mass propagation of economically important seaweeds and seaweeds as source of new bioactive prototypes. BT - Algae SP - Ch. 8 UR - https://doi.org/10.5772/63053 DO - 10.5772/63053 SN - 978-953-51-2432-0 PB - IntechOpen CY - Rijeka Y2 - 2022-05-26 ER -